The SMG Fast Track Learning Episodes​​
*New Episodes Coming Soon!


Level One: Just Getting Started? Check out Episodes 1-3 That will guide Teachers and Students from Registration, Classroom Management, Startup Lessons and the Rules of The Stock Market Game. 


 Episode #1  Introduction to The Stock Market Game

          Video https://vimeo.com/446938428         

          Slides 2020 Introduction to SMG .pdf 


 Episode #2  Targeted Lessons: The SMG Student Activity Packet & Teacher Support Center

           Video https://vimeo.com/433729552

           Activity Packet SMG Student Activity Packet Summer Edition.pdf

             Slides 2020 SMG Fast Track 2020 #2 Targeted Lessons SMG Activity Packet.pdf


Episode #3  SMG Know The Rules 

           Video https://vimeo.com/434315668

           Chart SMG Local Rules Summary CO, FL, ME, NH .docx

           Slides SMG 2020 Fast Track Episode #3 Know The Rules.pdf

                       
Level Two: Ready to start Research & Trading?  Students learn the basics of Fundamental & Technical Stock Analysis, understanding the Team Portfolio and how to execute your first Trades.

                       

Episode #4  Team Portfolio Pages Navigation & Understanding 


Episode #5   SMG Research, Risk  & Due Diligence


Episode #6   SMG Team Portfolio Building Strategies

                       

Level Three: Ready to go above & beyond! Students will Win with Diversification, Weekly SMG Team Portfolio Analysis, participate in the InvestWrite Essay Competition, Invest It Forward and invitation to The Capitol Hill Challenge.


Episode #7  Winning With Diversification


Episode #8  Safety with Bonds 

           

Episode #9  SMG Weekly Team Portfolio Analysis


Episode #10 Handling Market Volatility 


Episode #11 Your Future 401k & Roth IRA Plans 

                          

Episode #12 Connections to InvestWrite, Invest It Forward 

​                        & Capitol Hill Challenge 

Recent Recorded Webinars                                                                


Investing in Values & Sustainable Stocks April 22, 2020            Students Investing in ETF's April 28, 2020                               Students Building a Mutual Fund                                         

https://vimeo.com/410715131                                                       https://vimeo.com/414473329                                                  ​https://vimeo.com/418523747  


​Handling Market Volatility April 21, 2020                                     Students Your Future 401k Plan April 29, 2020                      Capitol Hill Challenge II 

https://vimeo.com/410346886                                                       https://vimeo.com/414473472                                                  https://vimeo.com/402778928


Investing in a Bear Market April 14, 2020                                     Students Building a Mutual Fund April 30, 2020                    Winning with Diversification

https://vimeo.com/407687479                                                       https://vimeo.com/414473602                                                  https://vimeo.com/408035772


Buying Dividend Stocks  April 8, 2020                                           Introduction to The Stock Market Game    NEW!                           Weekly SMG Portfolio Analysis

https://vimeo.com/405494372                                                      https://vimeo.com/446938428


Buying Bonds                                                                                     Students Your Future 401K Plan May 13, 2020                       Handling Market Volatility

https://vimeo.com/401422085                                                        https://vimeo.com/418140086                                                  ​https://vimeo.com/396595016                                                                                                                                                                                          

The #InvestItForward volunteers from @EdwardJones @MarshGlobal & @RaymondJames inspired teachers and students alike at the Florida South #SMGAwards2019 hosted by @FloridaAtlantic. Better than our words are those of one of our teachers [😀]

​​The SIFMA Foundation proudly brings Financial Literacy to the technological forefront with the Stock Market Game connecting students with the Global Economy.​​​


             Help & Support 
                Jim Ford 

  CO,FL,ME,NH SMG Coordinator


*My goal of this web site is to excite you and make it easier to bring the SMG programs to your students. 
*Assisting you with registering your school or classes with The Stock Market Game (SMG) 
*Help you navigate through the SMG web-site
* Inform you of the free lessons and webinars available to you after you register
*Share with you my favorite websites and other resources.
*Be available to you and available to visit your class throughout your Stock Market Game experience.

      

Colorado & Florida 2020-2021 SMG Sessions


SUMMER SESSION Teachers Prep. 07/27/2020 - 08/14/2020
SUMMER SESSION Teachers Prep.08/17/2020 - 09/04/2020
SMG Year-Long09/08/2020 - 04/16/2021
SMG Diversification Year-Long09/14/2020 - 04/09/2021
SMG Fall 2020 10/05/2020 - 12/11/2020
NEW TEACHER PROMO Teachers Prep.01/04/2021 - 01/22/2021
SMG Spring202102/01/2021 - 04/16/2021


Maine & New Hampshire 2020-2021 SMG Sessions


SUMMER SESSION Teachers Prep. 08/17/2020 - 09/04/2020
NEW TEACHER PROMO Teachers Prep. 09/08/2020 - 09/25/2020
SMG Year-Long 09/08/2020 - 04/16/2021
SMG Fall 2020 10/05/2020 - 12/11/2020
SMG Diversification Year-Long 10/12/2020 - 04/09/2021
NEW TEACHER PROMO Teachers Prep. 01/04/2021 - 01/22/2021
SMG Spring 2021 02/01/2021 - 04/16/2021​

Welcome to Wicked Smart Investments!       

      Getting Started with SMG! 

http://www.stockmarketgame.org

       Colorado, Florida, Maine, 

       New Hampshire 2020-2021

               Register Today! 


Teaching Investing 

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/start-teaching-children-investing-164343758.html


  Join in The SMG Learning!!! 

           CO, FL, ME, NH​​

             SUMMER!

           Summer Enrichment 1

            June 2 - July 31, 2020


           Summer Enrichment 2

         June 15 - August 14, 2020


           Summer Enrichment 3

         July 13 - August 14, 2020


SMG Programs

https://www.sifma.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/about-the-sifma-foundation.pdf


Top Sites for Stocks, ETF's, Mutual Funds and Bonds Research! 

​http://www.google.com/finance

http://www.nasdaq.com

http://www.cnbc.com

http://www.yahoofinance.com

http://www.seekingalpha.com

 2020 Distance Learning for Students with The Stock Market Game Programs 
As the education landscape changes to distance learning for the foreseeable future, the SIFMA Foundation has been working hard to support our teachers in continuing to offer the SMG program to students:  

The SMG Student Summer Activity Packet: A self-paced guide for students covering financial concepts and tools for students to manage their Stock Market Game portfolio.  SMG Student Activity Packet Summer Edition.pdf

                    Florida North SMG Awards

        Rosen College of Hospitality Management

                 Orlando, Florida May 14, 2019

                         New Hampshire SMG Awards

                                  Fidelity Investments

               Merrimack, New Hampshire May 20, 2019

                        Colorado SMG Awards 

                                     Charles Schwab

                      Lone Tree, Colorado  May 8, 2019

                     Florida South SMG Awards

                          Florida Atlantic University

                    Boca Raton, Florida May 15, 2019

Please see Chris Anderson's SMG recorded webinars! 

STOCK MARKET GAME COORDINATOR for MICHIGAN, IOWA, INDIANA and OREGON 
"Creating Young Investors, One at a Time”

WWW.SMGMAN-MI.ORG

                                               Maine SMG Awards

                                       University of Southern Maine

                                       Portland, Maine May 22, 2019

                                Awards Video Thanks to Garry Harriman 
https://www.dropbox.com/s/j2iiuqwhhg68fta/JSMS%20Sifma%20Awards%20Lunch%202019.mp4?dl=0